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Dr. Tarik Tihan MD, Pathologist
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Dr. Tarik Tihan MD

Pathologist | Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology

4/5(1)
513 Parnassus Ave San Francisco CA, 94143
Rating

4/5

About

Dr. Tarik Tihan is a pathologist practicing in San Francisco, CA. Dr. Tihan is a doctor who specializes in the study of bodily fluids and tissues. As a pathologist, Dr. Tihan can help your primary care doctor make a diagnosis about your medical condition. Dr. Tihan may perform a tissue biopsy to determine if a patient has cancer, practice genetic testing, and complete a number of laboratory examinations. Pathologists can also perform autopsies which can determine a persons cause of death and gain information about genetic progression of a disease.

Education and Training

ISTANBUL UNIV, ISTANBUL TIP FAK, ISTANBUL, TURKEY 1985

University Istanbul 1985

University Sakartvelo Faculty of Medicine 1986

Istanbul Universitesi 1985

Board Certification

PathologyAmerican Board of PathologyABP- Neuropathology

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Residency

  • Univ Hosp-Suny Stony Brook, Neuropathology; Mem Sloan-Kettering Cancer Ctr, Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine; Beth Israel Med Ctr, Anatomic And Clinical Pathology  
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Program   

Fellowships

  • University Hospital at Stony Brook   1997

Dr. Tarik Tihan MD's Practice location

Practice At 513 Parnassus Ave

513 Parnassus Ave -
San Francisco, CA 94143
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New patients: 415-514-3424, 415-476-5236, 415-476-2172
Fax: 415-476-7963, 415-514-3165

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Dr. Tarik Tihan MD has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 1 patient. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Pathologist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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UCSF MEDICAL CENTERl

505 PARNASSUS AVE, BOX 0296 SAN FRANCISCO CA 94143

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ST MARY'S MEDICAL CENTERl

450 STANYAN ST SAN FRANCISCO CA 94117

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LAGUNA HONDA HOSPITAL & REHABILITATION CENTERl

375 LAGUNA HONDA BLVD SAN FRANCISCO CA 94116

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